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The regulations in this subpart establish procedures to implement 31 U.S.C. 3720A. This statute together with implementing regulations of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) at 26 CFR 301.6402-66402-6, authorizes the IRS to reduce a tax refund by the amount of a past-due legally enforceable debt owed to the United States. The regulations apply to past-due legally enforceable debts owed to the Department by individuals and business entities. The regulations are not intended to limit or restrict debtor access to any judicial remedies to which he/she may otherwise be entitled.
This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.
This list is taken from the Parallel Table of Authorities and Rules provided by GPO [Government Printing Office].
It is not guaranteed to be accurate or up-to-date, though we do refresh the database weekly. More limitations on accuracy are described at the GPO site.
§ 5514 - Installment deduction for indebtedness to the United States
§ 3711 - Collection and compromise
§ 3712 - Time limitations for presenting certain claims of the Government
§ 3713 - Priority of Government claims
§ 3714 - Keeping money due States in default
§ 3715 - Buying real property of a debtor
§ 3716 - Administrative offset
§ 3717 - Interest and penalty on claims
§ 3718 - Contracts for collection services
§ 3719 - Reports on debt collection activities
§ 3720 - Collection of payments
§ 3720A - Reduction of tax refund by amount of debt
§ 3720B - Barring delinquent Federal debtors from obtaining Federal loans or loan insurance guarantees
§ 3720C - Debt Collection Improvement Account
§ 3720D - Garnishment
§ 3720E - Dissemination of information regarding identity of delinquent debtors
Title 29 published on 13-Apr-2017 04:09
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 29 CFR Part 20 after this date.
This rule will allow the U.S. Department of Labor (Department) to garnish the disposable wages of non-federal workers who are indebted to the Department without first obtaining a court order. It implements the administrative wage garnishment provisions contained in the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996 (DCIA) in accordance with the regulations issued by the Secretary of the Treasury.